Kuruva Dweep (dweep means island) is popular among tourists for its calm and serene surroundings. Spread over 950 acres of land, it takes a minimum of 3 hours to explore this uninhabited island. Located in the middle of the Kabani River, it houses a vast array of rare flora and fauna. The island’s entry point is operated by the DTPC, Wayanad at Palvelicham near Mananthavady. There are bamboo rafts at both the entry points to take tourists to the island. The island has bamboo walkways and bridges to help traverse the jungle and streams during rainy season. The dense forests provide shelter for butterflies and birds, making it the ideal spot for bird watchers. The bamboo benches placed along the jungle tracks offer a respite for tired legs
Spread over 950 acres of land, it takes a minimum of 3 hours to explore this uninhabited island.
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Total Land Area: 950 Acres
Distance from: Sulthan Bathery – 39 KM, Kalpetta – 36 KM
Best time to visit: September to May
Entry Time: 9AM to 3PM